Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander from around the regionen-usFri, 3 Jul 2020 06:15:12 EDTFri, 3 Jul 2020 06:15:12 EDT punts decision on masks a day when Florida logged an additional 10,000-plus cases of the COVID-19 virus -- setting another record -- dozens of local residents turned out to have their say on whether Cape Coral City Council should require masks to be worn in the...Thu, 2 Jul 2020 00:00:00 EDTThree Cs and masks: DeSantis urges Floridians to take safety measures the state and country prepare to celebrate Independence Day, Gov. Ron DeSantis urged Floridians to take precautions over the holiday weekend amidst the highest single-day increase in cases since the COVID-19 pandemic began.Thu, 2 Jul 2020 00:00:00 EDTTough choices: Some Cape bars choose to temporarily close COVID-19 cases in Florida and Lee County climbing, coupled with some close-to-home tragedies, many establishments in Cape Coral are making the tough decision to temporarily close until conditions become safer for patrons and staff alike.Thu, 2 Jul 2020 00:00:00 EDTOfficials urge safety in celebrating Independence Day Independence Day celebrations being cancelled throughout the area, residents are encouraged to practice safe behavior that would apply not just in a year with a pandemic.Thu, 2 Jul 2020 00:00:00 EDTLee sheriff's race to step off with a partisan primary Lee County Sheriff's race appears on both the Aug. 18 Primary and Nov. 3 General Election ballots The Republican primary has two candidates, incumbent Carmine Marceno and James A.Thu, 2 Jul 2020 00:00:00 EDT